Ask The Experts

LeadingAge Ohio staff and partners welcome the opportunity to come to our members’ board meetings
or staff events to present on a variety of topics to offer education and support in this ever changing
aging service environment. 

 

Kathryn Brod, MBA

Kathryn Brod

President/CEO
614-545-9014
kbrod@leadingageohio.org

  • Non-traditional Recruitment Strategies
  • Strategic Planning Facilitation
  • Board and Staff Planning
  • Trends in Today's Aging Services Providers

Stephanie DeWees

Stephanie DeWees

Quality & Regulatory Specialist - Long Term Care 
614-545-9034
sdewees@leadingageohio.org

 

  • Nursing Facility 5 Star Rating - How Quality is Defined
  • How the IMPACT Act Impacts Strategic Planning
  • Person Centered Care leads to Employee, Resident and Family Satisfaction
  • Become a Preferred Provider for Referral Sources
  • Provides training on state and national trends, initiatives and enforcement
    • Offers 911 survey support to LeadingAge Ohio members

Patrick Schwartz

Patrick Schwartz

Director of Strategic Communications
614-545-9026
pschwartz@leadingageohio.org

  • Social Media Strategy
  • Political Giving
  • Grassroots Advocacy
  • Communications Campaigns
  • Dealing with the Media

Anne Shelley, MBA, BSN, RN

Anne Shelley

Director of Professional Development & HH/Hospice Regulatory Relations
614-545-9030
ashelley@leadingageohio.org

  • Home Health & Hospice Technical and Regulatory Trends and Hot Topics
  • Home Health & Hospice State and National Trends, Initiatives and Enforcement
  • Hospice Management Training
  • Frontline Hospice Staff Training
  • Hospice Non-cancer Length of Stay Documentation

Susan Wallace, MSW

Susan Wallace

Chief Policy Officer
614-545-9024
swallace@leadingageohio.org

  • Grassroots Advocacy: Your Voice Matters
  • Tell Them What You Want: the Ins and Outs of Ohio's Advance Directives
  • Ohio Legislative Update: the Latest Policies Affecting Aging Services
Our national partner, LeadingAge, is an association of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. Together, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that support, enable and empower people to live fully as they age.